Playlist: Hotter Than July

Who survived these last three days in New York City? I’ve never felt so wilted in my life. Without this playlist . . . who knows what would have happened?

Grant Green, Idle Moments

Robert Rich, Below Zero

Orchestra Baobab, Specialists In All Styles

Weather Report, Domino Theory

Pierre Boulez, Anne Sofie von Otter, The Cleveland Orchestra, Ravel: Shéhérazade, Le Tombeau de Couperin, Debussy; Ballades de Villon

Mark Johnson, The Sound of Summer Running

Stevie Wonder, Hotter Than July